• Brexit transition deal far from a 'sure thing', Barnier warns
Brexit transition deal far from a 'sure thing', Barnier warns

May's government is seeking more time, but because it has suggested no other date and because legally the period can not remain open-ended, the EU's preferred date is the one being used. He knows that being outside the EU is incompatible with being in the customs union . "What's more, a customs union is not the only solution to the challenges ...

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  • Trump Mocks Kushner At Gridiron Dinner: 'Jared Could Not Get Through Security'
Trump Mocks Kushner At Gridiron Dinner: 'Jared Could Not Get Through Security'

Speaking at this year's traditional Gridiron Club Dinner, Trump let loose with one-liners on themes including North Korea and his own revolving-door White House staff. "In one job, I had to manage a cutthroat cast of characters desperate for TV time, totally unprepared for their ... jobs, and each week afraid of having their asses fired".

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  • UP bypolls: Mayawati's BSP and Akhilesh's SP may tie-up to counter BJP
UP bypolls: Mayawati's BSP and Akhilesh's SP may tie-up to counter BJP

The bypolls slated to be held on March 11 for the seats vacated by CM Yogi Adityanath and deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya after the UP Assembly elections a year ago, was largely being seen as a contest between the BJP and the SP with the BSP keeping away like always, when in the Opposition.

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  • Man dies after shooting himself outside White House
Man dies after shooting himself outside White House

AP's commitment to independent, comprehensive journalism has deep roots. The incident prompted increased security at the White House, with reporters being temporarily sent to the basement, according to CBS News. The Secret Service confirmed that no one else was injured in the shooting. "I refer you to the Secret Service for any more information"....

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  • Inflatable raft crashes through roof of northeast Miami-Dade home
Inflatable raft crashes through roof of northeast Miami-Dade home

Luce Rameau told the Miami Herald that she thought a bomb had gone off Wednesday when the uniflated boat hit her house in the 14000 block of NE 10th Court and left her covered in dust and debris from the roof. As for the victim, she was not seriously injured, but she iced her shoulder after the incident. "The occupant narrowly escaped disaster a...

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  • SNL's Donald Trump Calls out Wakanda, Is Mad About Them Winning
SNL's Donald Trump Calls out Wakanda, Is Mad About Them Winning

On Friday President Donald Trump sent a scathing tweet out about comedian Alec Baldwin and his impression of the President on Saturday Night Live . Wakanda, for those of you unaware, is a fictional African country from the hit movie 'Black Panther .' And Wakanada, according to Trump, is laughing at the United States.

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  • House Vote on FOSTA is a Win for Censorship
House Vote on FOSTA is a Win for Censorship

D'Adamo explained that when sex workers can go online to find clients, they are less vulnerable to violence than if they did so on the street. "Today, the House voted to hold accountable those who knowingly facilitate online sex trafficking activities", said U.S.

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  • Students protest: JLN metro station remains shut
Students protest: JLN metro station remains shut

Its chief spokesman Randeep Singh Surjewala compared the irregularities with the Vyapam scam in Madhya Pradesh since the BJP came to power in 2006. The aspirants protest against the SSC examination paper leak has gained a lot of momentum from last few days.

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  • Is matrilineal Meghalaya set to get its first woman chief minister?
Is matrilineal Meghalaya set to get its first woman chief minister?

Castigating the BJP for attempting to form government in Meghalaya, Sangma said, "Respect mandate of the people". The BJP wrested Tripura, the last Left bastion, and received invitation to be part of the government in Nagaland, while Meghalaya elected a hung Assembly.

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  • Mamata Banerjee blames Congress and Left for BJP's Tripura victory
Mamata Banerjee blames Congress and Left for BJP's Tripura victory

The BJP and its new regional partner Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party or NDPP have also pulled ahead in Nagaland and will form government if they hold on to current leads. "We are confident that BJP will win in Karnataka in the upcoming polls", said Shah. After the Assam Assembly elections in 2016, he became education and health ministe...

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  • Who will assume office as the next CM? Northeast Election Verdict Analysis
Who will assume office as the next CM? Northeast Election Verdict Analysis

The BJP, which made a serious bid to dethrone the 10-year-old Mukul Sangma government, also had no seat-sharing arrangement with any party. Pulling off a historic victory, the BJP and its ally Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT), a tribal-dominated party, together won 43 out of 59 Tripura constituencies.

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  • 'Pari' earns Rs 9.83 cr in first two days
'Pari' earns Rs 9.83 cr in first two days

After dating for three years, Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma tied the knot in December, 2017. Last week's small budget release, Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety , directed by Luv Ranjan, continued its successful run on its second Friday (2 March), earning a good Rs5.50-5.75 crore nett approximately.

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  • China and U.S. agree to hold dialogue in Beijing
China and U.S. agree to hold dialogue in Beijing

The proposal sparked off concern and speculation at home and overseas that Xi, heading the CPC and military besides the presidency, who recently began his second five-year term would continue for an unprecedented third term and beyond, wielding unquestionable power exercised by the party founder, Mao Zedong, in the heydays of China's revolution.

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  • Three charged over fatal blast at Leicester shop
Three charged over fatal blast at Leicester shop

The three men accused of manslaughter, Arkan Ali, 37, Hawkar Hassan, 32, and Aram Kurd, 33, are due to appear in court on Monday. Sean and Shane, along with Shane's girlfriend Leah Beth Reek, 18, and Viktorija Ijevleva, 22, who was working in the shop at the time, have been confirmed as being among the dead .

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  • Will take 'necessary measures' if US harms trade: China
Will take 'necessary measures' if US harms trade: China

These remarks come after Trump on Thursday announced that his administration will impose 25 per cent on steel imports and 10 per cent on aluminium products and described trade wars as "good". "We expressed concerns about the trade deficit, lack of reciprocal treatment for USA companies, issues related to transfers of technology, and market access b...

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  • North Korea has made progress in missile program during the Olympics
North Korea has made progress in missile program during the Olympics

The council's North Korea sanctions committee works on the basis of unanimity. The comments came on North Korean State T.V. earlier on Saturday as the USA prepares for joint military exercises with South Korea in April. "We have talked about this policy since day one of this administration; and that's maximum pressure, but it's also the denuc...

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  • United States and Russian Federation clash over blame for Syria chemical attacks
United States and Russian Federation clash over blame for Syria chemical attacks

United Nations rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein issued a warning on March 2 about the re-emergence of chemical attacks in Ghouta as well as the fierce Syrian government bombing campaign that he said has targeted civilian areas and hospitals and killed more than 600 people since last month.

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  • Karti Chidambaram taken to Byculla jail, will face Indrani, Peter separately
Karti Chidambaram taken to Byculla jail, will face Indrani, Peter separately

Karti has been taken to Byculla jail and will be brought face-to-face with Indrani and Peter Mukerjea, who are now lodged in jail awaiting trial for allegedly killing Sheena Bora. Chidambaram had then asked them to "help the business of his son and make foreign remittances for the goal", the officials said, quoting the Mukerjeas.

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  • Avalanche strikes on crowded Mammoth Mountain
Avalanche strikes on crowded Mammoth Mountain

One person suffered a "serious lower body injury" and was hospitalized, while another was treated for injuries at a medical facility near the resort and later released, Squaw Valley staff said . Three feet (90 cm) of snow was measured at the Mount Rose ski resort near Reno. The evacuation order says residents should be out of the areas by 6 p.m.

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  • In Meghalaya Verdict, No
In Meghalaya Verdict, No "Major Role" For BJP, Says Himanta Biswa Sarma

Narayansamy that he would be lucky to be the sole Congress Chief Minister in the country soon. The elections were a role reversal for the Congress party and the BJP as the latter had not won any seat in 2013. "We can only help the NPP and encourage the regional parties to form a government", Sarma said. The Italian general election is due to be...

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  • Ex-CIA director: Trump has 'autocratic envy' toward Putin
Ex-CIA director: Trump has 'autocratic envy' toward Putin

In an exclusive interview with NBC News Thursday, Putin denied the new missiles amounted to a new Cold War . German Chancellor Angela Merkel and U.S. One particular sore point for Moscow is NATO's US-built missile defense umbrella across Spain, Poland and Romania, which the alliance says is created to shoot down Iranian rockets.

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  • South Korean envoys to North Korea aim at USA talks
South Korean envoys to North Korea aim at USA talks

Inhofe disagrees. After spending last week in the Far East, he warned of continuing danger on the Korean peninsula as well as a growing Chinese influence. and the United Nations. Regarding President Trump's warning of a " phase two " if new US sanctions against the North did not work, North Korea condemned the remark as "dangerous" and as destr...

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  • Iran criticises France over missile programme stance
Iran criticises France over missile programme stance

European governments have been scrambling to appease Trump and keep the deal intact, and have voiced increasing concern over Iran's missile programme. Trump has repeatedly described the JCPOA, which was negotiated under his predecessor Barack Obama, as "the worst and most one-sided transaction Washington has ever entered into", a characterization h...

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  • Texas college baseball coach fired for blasting Colorado prospects
Texas college baseball coach fired for blasting Colorado prospects

A Texas university fired its baseball coach on Thursday after he denied a recruit from Colorado , claiming that athletes from the state have "trouble passing" its drug tests. "It was just me talking to my coaches and my loved ones like 'What do I do with it, '" Bell said. "Thanks for the interest in our program", Jeffcoat wrote to Cherokee Trail...

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  • Parents gunned down by their son on US college campus
Parents gunned down by their son on US college campus

The suspect in the fatal shooting of two people at Central Michigan University is now in custody, the school said early Saturday. Diva Davis, 47, and James Eric Davis Sr., 48, were found dead from apparent gunshot wounds inside Campbell Hall on the west side of Central Michigan's campus in Mount Pleasant.

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